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# software - Saturday 18 June, 2016

Recruiters are selling a post-recession Ireland to expats, but it's not quite a jobs nirvana
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Recruiters are selling a post-recession Ireland to expats, but it's not quite a jobs nirvana

Jun 18th 2016, 6:01 PM 2,223 Views 0 Comments

While there are big vacancies in some sectors, emigrants need to be realistic about what they’re returning to.

# software - Monday 13 June, 2016

These are the big features that are coming to your iPhone
# Coming Soon
# Coming Soon

These are the big features that are coming to your iPhone

Jun 13th 2016, 9:32 PM 39,760 Views 21 Comments

Some new features and redesigns feature in the next version of iOS which will arrive in September.

Microsoft is buying LinkedIn for a staggering $26 billion
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Microsoft is buying LinkedIn for a staggering $26 billion

Jun 13th 2016, 2:13 PM 191 Views 0 Comments

The deal will leave the professional network with its ‘distinctive brand and independence’.

# software - Saturday 11 June, 2016

The government is trying to tempt foreign tech workers here with the craic
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# Work

The government is trying to tempt foreign tech workers here with the craic

Jun 11th 2016, 7:15 AM 14,321 Views 50 Comments

A new campaign will sell Ireland as a lifestyle destination for recruits.

# software - Thursday 9 June, 2016

Dublin firm that's expanded X 100 since 2004 is bringing loads of jobs to Tallaght
# Fleetmatics
# Fleetmatics

Dublin firm that's expanded X 100 since 2004 is bringing loads of jobs to Tallaght

Jun 9th 2016, 10:16 AM 14,676 Views 11 Comments

New York-listed Fleetmatics has been posting major hikes in revenue.

Fleetmatics is hiring 75 staff as it builds a new operations centre in Tallaght
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Fleetmatics is hiring 75 staff as it builds a new operations centre in Tallaght

Jun 9th 2016, 8:35 AM 239 Views 0 Comments

The Dublin-based, New York-listed company has been posting major hikes in revenue.

# software - Tuesday 7 June, 2016

The government is trying to tempt foreign tech workers here with the craic
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From Business ETC
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The government is trying to tempt foreign tech workers here with the craic

Jun 7th 2016, 7:15 PM 1,163 Views 1 Comment

A new campaign will sell Ireland as a lifestyle destination for recruits.

# software - Monday 6 June, 2016

One software company is rolling out the perks to attract and keep staff in Cork
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# Software

One software company is rolling out the perks to attract and keep staff in Cork

Jun 6th 2016, 6:01 AM 2,485 Views 0 Comments

Teamwork is even installing a slide as it tries to lure developers to work for it in the southern city.

# software - Thursday 2 June, 2016

Dublin-based travel software company Datalex is adding 200 staff
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Dublin-based travel software company Datalex is adding 200 staff

Jun 2nd 2016, 7:24 AM 530 Views 0 Comments

The company once had over 500 people on its payroll – but it’s been steadily building back to strength.

# software - Monday 16 May, 2016

These are some of the odder training methods used to make smarter computers
# Unconventional
# Unconventional

These are some of the odder training methods used to make smarter computers

May 16th 2016, 2:02 PM 8,657 Views 1 Comment

Training up artificial intelligence takes a lot of work, and it means putting it in sometimes unconventional situations.

# software - Saturday 14 May, 2016

This Dublin-based games studio will make it easier to create an army of zombies
# Media And Arts
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# Media And Arts

This Dublin-based games studio will make it easier to create an army of zombies

May 14th 2016, 6:01 PM 493 Views 0 Comments

Artomatix was tipped as a company to watch at a recent global gaming conference.

# software - Wednesday 11 May, 2016

The Silicon Valley Bank will pump another $100 million into Irish startups
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The Silicon Valley Bank will pump another $100 million into Irish startups

May 11th 2016, 2:30 PM 196 Views 0 Comments

It has already lent to 15 fast-growing tech companies like Movidius and Clavis Insight.

# software - Monday 9 May, 2016

Skilled trades are back in high demand as the property sector rebounds
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Skilled trades are back in high demand as the property sector rebounds

May 9th 2016, 12:26 PM 634 Views 0 Comments

A comprehensive labour market report also shows widespread vacancies in high-tech roles.

# software - Sunday 8 May, 2016

The Dublin analytics firm with plans to be worth €100m in just three years
# Data And Security
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# Data And Security

The Dublin analytics firm with plans to be worth €100m in just three years

May 8th 2016, 6:01 PM 773 Views 0 Comments

Tommy Kearns says Xtremepush brings the ‘human element’ to communicating with customers.

# software - Sunday 1 May, 2016

Clients are banging down the door of this growing Wexford giant of retail deliveries
# Retail
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# Retail

Clients are banging down the door of this growing Wexford giant of retail deliveries

May 1st 2016, 6:01 PM 1,253 Views 0 Comments

Scurri is processing over €3 billion worth of goods a year.

# software - Saturday 30 April, 2016

Retailers need to start preparing for their 'Uber moment'
# Retail
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# Retail

Retailers need to start preparing for their 'Uber moment'

Apr 30th 2016, 6:01 PM 1,143 Views 0 Comments

Cisco’s Edward Westenberg says those that don’t embrace technology will miss out on a slice of billions.

# software - Thursday 28 April, 2016

Intel has confirmed it will be cutting jobs in Ireland
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Intel has confirmed it will be cutting jobs in Ireland

Apr 28th 2016, 1:28 PM 323 Views 0 Comments

The company is downsizing as it moves away from making hardware and towards cloud computing.

# software - Tuesday 26 April, 2016

The Collison brothers' Stripe is trying to recruit whole teams at once
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The Collison brothers' Stripe is trying to recruit whole teams at once

Apr 26th 2016, 10:13 AM 1,487 Views 0 Comments

The billion-dollar payments company is calling the approach ‘an experiment’.

# software - Sunday 24 April, 2016

How word of mouth brought the world's smartest computer and a Sligo company together
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# Sport

How word of mouth brought the world's smartest computer and a Sligo company together

Apr 24th 2016, 6:01 PM 786 Views 1 Comment

Orreco is working with IBM’s Watson to push the boundaries of sports analytics.

# software - Tuesday 19 April, 2016

Fraud is costing companies millions as cyber attacks rise
# Data And Security
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# Data And Security

Fraud is costing companies millions as cyber attacks rise

Apr 19th 2016, 1:00 AM 145 Views 0 Comments

Irish businesses are reporting a sharp increase in cybercrime.

# software - Tuesday 12 April, 2016

Inside the war game that lets companies play out a cyber attack
# Data And Security
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# Data And Security

Inside the war game that lets companies play out a cyber attack

Apr 12th 2016, 7:00 PM 312 Views 0 Comments

But it comes with a harsh lesson: the hackers usually win.

# software - Thursday 7 April, 2016

Some of the world's biggest names in tech are pumping $50m into Intercom
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Some of the world's biggest names in tech are pumping $50m into Intercom

Apr 7th 2016, 11:00 AM 717 Views 0 Comments

The company, set up by four Irishmen in 2011, has doubled its customers and staff over the past year.

# software - Tuesday 5 April, 2016

A startup founded by execs from one of Ireland's biggest tech firms is folding
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A startup founded by execs from one of Ireland's biggest tech firms is folding

Apr 5th 2016, 12:00 PM 621 Views 0 Comments

Rococo Software, established by former high-ranking staff at Iona Technologies, will go into liquidation.

# software - Wednesday 30 March, 2016

'People can feel like failures if they don’t raise a seed round'
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# Insights

'People can feel like failures if they don’t raise a seed round'

Mar 30th 2016, 1:30 PM 35 Views 0 Comments

Bootstrapping isn’t as sexy as a big funding announcement – but it still works.

How a startup can sell to big corporates - and come out on top
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# Insights

How a startup can sell to big corporates - and come out on top

Mar 30th 2016, 8:17 AM 443 Views 0 Comments

Having the right product and the right pitch goes a long way.

# software - Monday 21 March, 2016

Make sure you don't ignore those download requests on your iPhone tonight
# Safety First
# Safety First

Make sure you don't ignore those download requests on your iPhone tonight

Mar 21st 2016, 7:14 PM 36,121 Views 4 Comments

It’s not just for the new features but for some important security updates too

Got a Kindle? Amazon is telling you to install this 'critical' update asap
# Tight Deadline
# Tight Deadline

Got a Kindle? Amazon is telling you to install this 'critical' update asap

Mar 21st 2016, 2:37 PM 31,797 Views 7 Comments

Users are recommended to install a ‘critical software update’ otherwise certain devices won’t be able to connect online.

# software - Thursday 25 February, 2016

The JustEat of Irish salon bookings is taking on the UK
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The JustEat of Irish salon bookings is taking on the UK

Feb 25th 2016, 6:07 AM 13,837 Views 0 Comments

Beutifi acquires SalonAddicts as part of moves to expand into Britain.

# software - Sunday 18 October, 2015

American accused of $14.5 million swindle once set up shop in Dublin
# The Games People Play
# The Games People Play

American accused of $14.5 million swindle once set up shop in Dublin

Oct 18th 2015, 10:00 PM 43,384 Views 0 Comments

The story of a businessman who once set up shop in the Digital Hub, and now faces a possible 120-year jail sentence.

# software - Wednesday 16 September, 2015

iOS 9 will be out this evening so here's what you need to know
# Be Prepared
# Be Prepared

iOS 9 will be out this evening so here's what you need to know

Sep 16th 2015, 7:00 PM 24,484 Views 22 Comments

Things will go a little smoother this time compared to iOS 8′s release.

# software - Wednesday 5 August, 2015

Girls turned off IT jobs by 'geeky, anti-social, overly masculine, nerdy image'
# Makeover Time
# Makeover Time

Girls turned off IT jobs by 'geeky, anti-social, overly masculine, nerdy image'

Aug 5th 2015, 10:15 AM 13,832 Views 70 Comments

A leading industry figure thinks an industry makeover could be in order.

# software - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

Up to 80 new jobs set for Blanchardstown
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Up to 80 new jobs set for Blanchardstown

Jan 13th 2015, 10:40 AM 15,167 Views 10 Comments

Recruitment activity is already underway to fill the newly created positions in the software company.

# software - Tuesday 18 November, 2014

This software can help describe what's happening in an image
# Image Recognition
# Image Recognition

This software can help describe what's happening in an image

Nov 18th 2014, 3:54 PM 6,763 Views 9 Comments

Researchers from Google and Stanford University has developed software which can describe the scene shown in an image.

# software - Sunday 16 November, 2014

So you want to learn how to code? Here's how to get started
# TechKnowHow
# TechKnowHow

So you want to learn how to code? Here's how to get started

Nov 16th 2014, 11:00 AM 18,144 Views 16 Comments

It’s never been easier to start learning, and there are many free online resources to help you out.

# software - Friday 10 October, 2014

Dell has announced over 50 new jobs for Dublin
# Jobs Watch
# Jobs Watch

Dell has announced over 50 new jobs for Dublin

Oct 10th 2014, 10:18 AM 6,713 Views 15 Comments

Recruitment is expected to start shortly.

# software - Friday 18 July, 2014

The Briefcase: Plans for Dublin's 'Canary Wharf', trips to Addis Ababa and Lidl's pricey wine list
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# Inbox Me

The Briefcase: Plans for Dublin's 'Canary Wharf', trips to Addis Ababa and Lidl's pricey wine list

Jul 18th 2014, 12:27 PM 8,770 Views 4 Comments

This was the week in business.

# software - Monday 14 July, 2014

Skills shortage could force thousands of software jobs overseas
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Skills shortage could force thousands of software jobs overseas

Jul 14th 2014, 8:21 AM 7,468 Views 17 Comments

A report published today found up to half of software jobs in Ireland are filled by inward migration.

# software - Thursday 19 June, 2014

Blackberry surprises everyone by making a profit
# Turn Up For The Books
# Turn Up For The Books

Blackberry surprises everyone by making a profit

Jun 19th 2014, 2:45 PM 7,175 Views 7 Comments

The company was expected to continue making a loss as it changes from hardware to services, but it managed to surprise everyone by reporting a net profit of €16.8 million in the latest quarter.

# software - Thursday 12 June, 2014

100 technology jobs coming to Galway in the next 5 years
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# SmartBear

100 technology jobs coming to Galway in the next 5 years

Jun 12th 2014, 7:28 AM 5,074 Views 7 Comments

The new office will create roles in Inside Sales, Marketing, Customer Support, Operations, Finance and Software Development.

# software - Monday 19 May, 2014

Police and FBI arrest 100 hackers over BlackShades malware case
# Hacking
# Hacking

Police and FBI arrest 100 hackers over BlackShades malware case

May 19th 2014, 4:31 PM 10,279 Views 15 Comments

Those who bought BlackShades could use it to secretly take control of a user’s webcam or computer, and hold them to ransom.